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Iran open to talks over its ballistic missile program Iran open to talks over its ballistic missile program
- October 09, 2017

The Associated Press , citing two administration officials and a person familiar with the new strategy all speaking on condition of anonymity, said that the measures include targeted financial sanctions against the Revolutionary Guard, as well as offering millions of dollars in rewards for intelligence leading to the arrest of two Hezbollah operatives. (more...)
Truckers' 2-day token strike to begin today Truckers' 2-day token strike to begin today
- October 09, 2017

However, oil tankers in the State are not participating in the strike and in all probability local transporters may respond in a lukewarm fashion, but inter-state cargo transport will be hit. "Diesel must be brought under GST to ensure uniformity of fuel pricing across the country", Calcutta Goods Transport Association (CGTA) president Prabhat Kumar Mittal said. (more...)
PH gov't inclined to grant United States extradition request on Filipino doctor PH gov't inclined to grant United States extradition request on Filipino doctor
- October 09, 2017

The man known to militants as "Abu Khalid" and alternately "The Doctor" is also wanted in the USA for a series of terror plots on New York City, its subway system and various concert venues during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan past year. (more...)
Sturgeon: EU disaster bolsters case for another independence vote Sturgeon: EU disaster bolsters case for another independence vote
- October 09, 2017

Catalonia's regional government has said it plans to announce independence next week. But in the aftermath of Britain's vote to leave the European Union past year, Sturgeon argued that another independence referendum was needed as pro-EU Scotland would be dragged out against its will. (more...)
Theresa May to tell the EU: 'The ball's in your court' Theresa May to tell the EU: 'The ball's in your court'
- October 09, 2017

Mrs May will say: "By approaching these negotiations in a constructive way - in a spirit of friendship and co-operation and with our sights firmly set on the future - I believe we can prove the doomsayers wrong". But European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker said last month that it would take "miracles" for enough progress to have been made before the leaders' meeting. (more...)
Simona Halep set to become WTA world number one Simona Halep set to become WTA world number one
- October 09, 2017

Halep, broke Garcia's serve in the first game of the contest but the 23-year-old broke back immediately before securing a further break. The unseeded Garcia won her 11th straight match and will move to No. Garcia and Halep each finished with 76 points won, their ratios of winners to unforced errors were similar and they had almost equal success rates on their service winning percentages. (more...)
GOP Rep Scalise: Lawbreakers Are the Problem, Not Too Many Guns
- October 09, 2017

Scalise, the House majority whip, was shot in the hip while practicing with his Republican teammates in a Virginia suburb in June. "It's that there are people that will go out and break the law, whether it's a gun or some other weapon or a bomb". (more...)
Adding Up the Valuation on NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:NEP)
- October 09, 2017

Miquel y Costas & Miquel, S.A. (BME:MCM) presently has a current ratio of 2.33. There are many traders who think that proper psychology is one of the most important aspects of becoming successful in the stock market. This ratio is found by taking the current share price and dividing by earnings per share. Creative Planning now owns 5,893 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $104,000 after purchasing an additional 1,490 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Local bowling alley holding fundraiser for Puerto Rico
- October 09, 2017

New Jersey natives are still remaining hopeful that the situation in Puerto Rico will improve. A hospital ship sent food and water that was stacked up on the piers of San Juan. PRSA President Odalyz Guzman explained the organization's choice to go forward with donating to the Hispanic Federation's UNIDOS. "We're just people trying to help people". (more...)
Trump says 'only one thing will work' against North Korea Trump says 'only one thing will work' against North Korea
- October 09, 2017

It is terrifying for the country because I don't believe that Americans want the United States to go to war unnecessarily and they don't want us to be the bully in the schoolyard taunting North Korea to go to war with us.... An Aegis warship equipped with SPY-1D radar that can detect ballistic missiles is in the East Sea and the Green Pine land-based long-range radar is also in operation. (more...)
Trump seeks immigration overhaul in DACA deal Trump seeks immigration overhaul in DACA deal
- October 09, 2017

Democrats vehemently oppose numerous demands laid out in the administration list. "Congress should reject this warped, anti-immigrant policy wish list", he said, adding: "Immigrants are humans; we should craft policies that treat them as such". (more...)
2 tiger cubs kill staffer in Karnataka zoo 2 tiger cubs kill staffer in Karnataka zoo
- October 09, 2017

The animal keeper had gone inside the enclosure to them meat. The incident occurred about 5:30 pm (local time), but the Deccan Chronicle reported that Anji's body could only be recovered about 90 minutes later as authorities had a hard time driving the two young tigers away. (more...)
Suspect Arrested After Pickup Truck Strikes Four Marin County Cyclists Suspect Arrested After Pickup Truck Strikes Four Marin County Cyclists
- October 09, 2017

The suspected driver was arrested 12 hours after the incident at a home in Novato, California. The CHP circulated photos of the truck involved in the incident, calling on the public to help identify the driver. One cyclist was taken by helicopter to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital. The cyclists sustained a range of injuries and were all transported to hospitals. (more...)
Lawsuit: Teen Expelled for Sitting for Pledge of Allegiance Lawsuit: Teen Expelled for Sitting for Pledge of Allegiance
- October 09, 2017

She says the principal told her to stand, but she refused. While she was in the front office, Strother and other administrators stood for the Pledge of Allegiance. "There are a lot of constitutional questions that raise hard or ambiguous responses, but this is very clearly not legal". Landry's mother, Kizzy Landry, said she had a hard time getting anyone to explain to her why her daughter was removed from school and not allowed to return. (more...)
Rafael Nadal overwhelms Nick Kyrgios to win China Open
- October 09, 2017

Nadal has now extended his win streak to 12 since August. Nadal , a 16-time Grand Slam victor, came to the Chinese capital on the back of winning his third US Open. 1 fashion. It was Goffin's second straight final at the event after he lost a year ago to Kyrgios . "He played well. I played awful". Halep, looking for her second title of the year after winning in Madrid, will play Garcia in women's final after the Frenchwoman beat Petra Kvitova 6-3, 7-5. (more...)
North Korea's Kim Calls Nuclear Weapons Program a 'Treasured Sword'
- October 09, 2017

Both the North's missile and nuclear weapons capabilities have made significant progress under the current Kim, despite a growing layer of United Nations sanctions. "He is playing games, he is using intemperate, completely inappropriate language in very unsafe times because the difficulty will be how will North Korea interpret that?' she told Sky News" Sunday with Niall Paterson. (more...)
Bosnia beaten in classic by Belgium, big boost to home nations
- October 09, 2017

Yannick Carrasco's late victor against Bosnia saw Belgium narrowly edge out victorious at the Sadion Grbavica on Saturday, despite having already qualified for next summer's World Cup finals. "The pitch in Sarajevo was below any acceptable level". Vertonghen can become his nation's outright most-capped player when Roberto Martinez's side host Cyprus on Tuesday. (more...)
Trump Defends Throwing Trump Defends Throwing "Beautiful, Soft" Paper Towels to Puerto Rican Hurricane Victims
- October 09, 2017

Throw 'em to me, Mr. President!' So next day they said, 'Oh it was so disrespectful to the people.' It was just a made-up thing. The president had already received significant backlash for his response to the crisis, but drew even more criticism after he made a remark comparing the death count of 2005's Hurricane Katrina - which he called "a real catastrophe" - to the devastation in Puerto Rico . (more...)
Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB) Shares Bought by APG Asset Management NV
- October 09, 2017

A stock with a beta between 0.0 and 1.0 has smaller ups and downs. About 2.56M shares traded. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has risen 19.47% since October 7, 2016 and is uptrending. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, March 22 by Deutsche Bank. Itau Unibanco Banco Holding SA's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 5.36%. (more...)
What if Las Vegas shooter was a Muslim? What if Las Vegas shooter was a Muslim?
- October 09, 2017

After paying for Danley's flight, Paddock apparently headed for Las Vegas , where he was seen from September 14 to 28, according to records reviewed by representatives of the El Cortez Hotel and Casino. Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock (right, black shirt) sharing a meal with Marilou Danley's family in Manilla in 2013. Lisa Rhoads-Shook, whose brother-in-law was inside the Mandalay Bay when the shooting broke out, said she wanted to attend the unity service to be part of the ... (more...)